seacht

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See also: seacht-

Irish[edit]

Irish cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : seacht
    Ordinal : seachtú
    Personal : seachtar, mórsheisear

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish secht, from Proto-Celtic *sextam, from Proto-Indo-European *septḿ̥.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

seacht (triggers eclipsis of a following noun, which is in the genitive plural)

  1. (cardinal) seven
    seacht gcapallseven horses
    seacht n-uaireseven times

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
seacht sheacht
after an, tseacht
not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.